Sherburn-in-Elmet

A Historic Yorkshire Village

News

Find out the latest news and updates happening in Sherburn in Elmet below. From local community matters and news stories to articles and journalist reports, everything you need to know about the growing village of Sherburn in Elmet can be found here, all in one handy place. Our news stories are factual and completely unbiased. If you have some news you’d like us to cover, just email us and let us know via our contact page.

Sherburn in Elmet ‘Pocket Park’ Refurbishment

21st May, 2021

Work to develop and refurbish the small ‘Pocket Park’ which sits close to the library has begun. The Redesign is intended to be robust and practical to deter anti-social behaviour and will include more seating areas, more open space for outdoor activities, a litter bin, additional lighting and it will include some Teasel artwork. There […]

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Sherburn in Elmet ‘Pocket Park’ Refurbishment

Vote for Sherburn In Elmet Community Trust

20th May, 2021

Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust has been shortlisted as part of London North Eastern Railway’s Customer and Community investment fund. You can vote for ‘Sherburn in Elmet Community Trust: OGS Active For Seniors’ under the mental health category of the survey. Voting is anonymous, you can complete the survey here

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Vote for Sherburn In Elmet Community Trust

Sherburn in Elmet Wombles Keeping the Village Tidy

20th May, 2021

Set up by local resident Paul Walker, the Sherburn in Elmet Wombles is a local group of volunteers who go out litter picking helping to keep the village tidy. Over the last few months, many people have been enjoying the fresh air and being outside, unfortunately, this appears to have led to an increase in […]

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Sherburn in Elmet Wombles Keeping the Village Tidy

Selby District Shining Star Community Awards

11th May, 2021

Selby District Council are holding a ‘Selby District Shining Star Community Awards’. Residents from the Selby district are encouraged to nominate the individuals and organizations who have gone above and beyond to help through the difficult times of 2020. There are five different categories that you can submit a nomination for Volunteer of the Year […]

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Selby District Shining Star Community Awards

Sherburn Library Is Reopening

9th April, 2021

Sherburn & Villages Community Library is planning to reopen on Monday 12th April at 9.30am. They have lots of new books at the library and are looking forward to welcoming people back to browse, return books and use the computers. The library will be operating in a Covid secure way. It will have one way […]

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Sherburn Library Is Reopening

Selby District Places and Movement Study

6th April, 2021

There is a public consultation that has been launched based on the initial options that have been developed through the ‘Selby District Places and Movement Study’. The consultation will run from the 6th – 30th April 2021. The study is jointly commissioned by North Yorkshire County Council and Selby District Council and funded by the […]

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Rotary Club Car Boot Sales Start Again

6th April, 2021

The Osgoldcross and Elmet Rotary Club Car Boot Sales start again on Sunday 18th April 2021. The car boot sales will be held at Milford Plants (LS25 5BX) on the second Sunday of the month. Sellers can arrive from 8am, and it is £10. Buyers can arrive from 9am, and entry is free. For more […]

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Rotary Club Car Boot Sales Start Again

The Old Girls’ School 2022 Calendar Competition

3rd March, 2021

Over the last five years, the Old Girls’ School Community Centre and Tearoom have designed, created and sold calendars as part of their ongoing fundraising. The calendar features a beautiful collection of photographs of the Sherburn area. For the 2022 calendar, they are running a competition on Facebook where you can enter your own photographs […]

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Free Business Workshops in February

1st February, 2021

Selby District Council along with Insight6 are running a series of webinar workshops throughout February. These webinars are free and available to all retail businesses within the Selby District. The webinars help you to understand how you can adapt your business and plan for reopening. There is a series of two 1 hour workshops delivered […]

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Free Business Workshops in February

The 2021 Census

13th January, 2021

The census is coming. By taking part, you can help inform decisions on services that shape your community, such as healthcare, education and transport. The census is a unique survey that happens every 10 years. It gives a snapshot of all the people and households in England and Wales – the most detailed information we […]

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British Gypsum donates £10,000 to struggling charities this Christmas

21st December, 2020

Christmas parties may be cancelled this year, but British Gypsum, operating at Sherburn In Elmet, North Yorkshire, is still spreading Christmas cheer. The manufacturer is gifting £10,000 to a number of causes, including children’s charity Barnardo’s and construction industry charity CRASH. Their gift to Charity this December recognises the shortfall in cash many charities have […]

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Local community survey on behalf of British Gypsum

16th December, 2020

Social Change UK, a social research and campaign company specialising in behavioural insights and behaviour change, are currently working on an important project on behalf of British Gypsum. Social Change UK are working to understand what impact and value British Gypsum have had on their local communities and start conversations as to how the company […]

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Local community survey on behalf of British Gypsum